Thursday, June 7, 2018

On Top of the World !

     On Top of the World is how I feel this morning!  It's my first official day as a member of the DT at Crafting with an Attitude.  We have a new challenge which begins on the first Thursday of each month and runs throughout the month.  Our challenges are always "Anything Goes."

     This month, we are sponsored by Di's Digi Designs.  The image I used is from my own collection and is called "King of the Castle."  However, when I searched the store I found only a different version of this stamp.  It has a butterfly instead of the little birds.  Still, it's really adorable so well worth checking out.

I was influenced by the colors in the Incy Wincy challenge.

     I used ProMarkers to color the image and cut it with one of my border dies from Spellbinders.  I cut three scraps of CS with the same border die and layered them all together for some texture and dimension.  I did my best to match those to colors in the image.

     I made a "bow tie" bow from scraps of lace (dyed pink with a ProMarker) and satin ribbon for the wrap, then printed and hand cut the sentiment.

Crafting by Designs
Crafting from the Heart
Crafty Creations
Creative Moments
I {heart} ProMarkers
Lemon Shortbread
Pammie's Inky Pinkies
Scrappy Land
Simon Says Stamp & Show

     I hope you'll come and play along in our challenge.  Remember, it's Anything Goes so you can literally do anything for your entry.  Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie    


jimlynn said...

Congrats on the new DT! Fantastic!!!
Love your fun and colorful card Connie. Cute image too! The lacy bow tops it off.

Maura said...

Beautifully colored and cute kitties, Connie! Congrats on the DT! Thanks for sharing your wonderful project with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge! hugs, Maura

Maria Giselle B. said...

Very cute image and color selection. Congratulations on being a DT! Thank you for sharing your creation with us @ Incy Wincy Designs Phone Case Inspiration Challenge. Good luck!-Maria Giselle B.

*Vicki* said...

The colors are just purrrfect Connie! :) You've done a wonderful job with the inspiration! Congrats to you on the new DT my friend and they're lucky to have you! The kitties are just darling! TFS! HUGS

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

Wonderful colours and a wonderful happy image - so a happy card, love the layers.

Linda Simpson said...

This is delightful, love the sweet image and your colouring is gorgeous.
Linda xxx

Teresa Arsenault said...

Super cute image and I love all those scallops.

ike said...

Super cute card and I love your colouring. Congratulations on your new DT position.
Thank you for purring along to play at SUYP Cats Challenges.

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kReN said...

Sweet image and great project! Thanks for joining us at the Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenge this week. kReN@

Scrapatini said...

Cute image! I love the layers and colours. Thanks for joining the Creative Moments Challenge.

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Sharon Noble said...

Thank you for joining us at I 💖 pro Markers Challenge blog I love your beautiful make your very talented hugs from Sharon Dt


Beautiful creation! I love design and sweet image!
Thanks for playing at I Love Promarkers Challenge.

Lori Kobular said...

Love the kitties and that adorable mushroom! Great coloring! Thanks for joining us at the Scrapy Land Challenges!

Loose Stitches said...

Beautiful card Connie, love the kitties and colors! Thank you for sharing with us over at Scrapy Land! Hope to see you again!
~ DT Sherry x

Victoria Rowson said...

Awww!! The image is so adorable!! Thank you so much for sharing your fabulous creation with us at Lemon Shortbread Challenge Blog!

Deanne Saunders said...

Cute!!!! Thanks so much for participating in our LEMON SHORTBREAD challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!
Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper